writers groups

Getting your book published through your writers group

There are a half-dozen writers groups in any town, countless more in any city. Some of these writers are just hobbyists, happy to put together a short story or two when they have time. But many are seasoned writers with full-length novels unable to find a publisher.

Your writers group can become your publishers group. All it takes is a bit of cooperation.

Here are some suggestions for turning your writers group into a publishing group:

1. Get every member to dig out their old manuscripts.

A completed novel is a completed novel. It doesn’t matter if you wrote it 15 years ago. Most of your members will have at least one book somewhere. Some will have several. Continue reading